syrian rebels squeeze more out of their foreign patrons in a diplomatic standoff with the new appointed u.s. secretary of state john kerry promising aid in return for just getting them to talk . while powers play good cop bad cop with a run junking sanctions on who was in a bid to coax the islamic republic into a binding nuclear enrichment. grinding to hold the eurozone as fears of a deadlocked italian government could become reality with all the election results pointing to hug parliament. hello and welcome to twenty following years live from moscow. my story now.